Risk Factors Associated with Perinatal Mortality in West Java, Indonesia Study in Karawang, Garut, Tasikmalaya and Indramayu Regency

Authors

  • Luh Nik Armini
  • Iin Prima Fitriah
  • Wahidah Sukriani
  • Sutriningsih
  • Farid Husin
  • Herman Susanto
  • Dany Hilmanto

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v15i3.15835

Keywords:

perinatal mortality, antenatal, still birt, risk factors

Abstract

Perinatal mortality is the death of a baby born at 28 weeks of gestation until less than 7 days after
birth. Perinatal mortality is used to attribute causes of infant death to obstetric events such as stillbirth and
infant mortality in the first week of life. The purpose of this study was to describe the causes, periods, and
risk factors that influence perinatal mortality . The design of this study is the Sequential Explanatory Mixed
Methods , Research Quantitative designed with analytical methods conducted cross-sectiona l. Sampling was
done by total sampling. 396 research sample data. The subjects in this study were parents, health workers
who were involved and understood about the causes of perinatal death and the person in charge of recording
and reporting perinatal deaths in health care facilities . 60.6% of the fatalities that occurred were preventable
deaths. Perinatal deaths that often occur are still births and early neonatal. At 2-21% perinatal kamtian, it is
carried out by non-health workers. The risk factors that affect perinatal mortality are pregnancy distance (p
= 0.04 ) and comorbidities (p = 0.019).

Author Biographies

Luh Nik Armini

Lecture at Midwifery Program, Universitasi Pendidikan Ganesha, 2Lecture at Midwifery Program, Poltekkes
Kemenkes Padang

Iin Prima Fitriah

Lecture at Midwifery Program, Poltekkes Kemenkes Padang

Wahidah Sukriani

Lecture at Midwifery Program, Poltekkes Kemenkes Palangkaraya

Sutriningsih

Lecture at Midwifery Program, STIKes Adila Bandar Lampung

Farid Husin

Lecture at Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Padjadjaran

Herman Susanto

Lecture at Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Padjadjaran

Dany Hilmanto

Lecture at Department Of Child Health Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine, Universitas Padjadjaran

Published

2021-05-17

How to Cite

Armini, L. N. ., Fitriah, I. P., Sukriani, W. ., Sutriningsih, Husin, F. ., Susanto, H. ., & Hilmanto, D. . (2021). Risk Factors Associated with Perinatal Mortality in West Java, Indonesia Study in Karawang, Garut, Tasikmalaya and Indramayu Regency. Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, 15(3), 3448-3454. https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v15i3.15835

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